• I find this really irritating. I travel to Uganda, Ethiopia and Nigeria regularly and each visit requires a whole page for the new visa sticker. The smaller passport will be full after 3 years! I will probably need 2 replacements. But as usual, being in a minority means I'm a casualty of cost c...

  • Alex, the only mistake you made was taking a code share flight. Qantas F is shabby in comparison to EK. Couldn't agree more with your sentiment

  • A very irresponsibly written article BT!!! You lead the untrained minds of some people like 69Shania69 to believe that Emirates is introducing 3-5-3.  They are not!  Airbus is introducing the concept for airlines (like Qantas) who are far too greedy to ever consider a weird concept call...

  • If you people bother to read carefully, you will notice that the article does not say Emirates are adopting a 3-5-3 configuration.  They mention it in the context that the squeeze is coming generally.  The first airline to install such a config will definitely be Qantas, the leaders in ...

  • I must agree about the Emirates food. It has been declining in quality over the last few years in business and first. I frequently fly first class from Melbourne to several African countries, and as much as I love the Emirates experience, this aspect is not as good as it should be. However the Do...

  • Emirates Seating.

    Jul 30, 2017, 10:33 AM

    Apologies for incoherent text. I'm in Warragul and slow internet can't keep up with my typing! What I was trying to say is FLEX fares cost more and amongst other things this fare allows you complimentary seat selection

  • Emirates Seating.

    Jul 30, 2017, 10:24 AM

    If you buy an economy SAVER  fare with Emirates, you are paying the cheapest fare possible. What comes with that is limited refunds, inability to upgrade using Skywards miles AND the inability to choose seats without paying to do it. If you buy an economy FLEX fare, you pay I for it and amon...

  • With Emirates, tier miles (status credits) are allocated once you have reached your final outbound and inbound destinations. They are always there within 24 hours of arrival. I suspect it may be the same for Qantas